January 11, 2022
Welcome to the Florae 2021 Giving Report!
Each year we donate 1% of our revenue to environmental conservation. This is part of our pledge to 1% For The Planet.
Scroll down to learn more about both of these awesome organizations!
1% For The Planet is an international organization focused on saving the planet. Every year, its members donate 1% of their annual sales to environmental organizations.
1% For The Planet and its members believe that since companies profit from this planet, they should also be active participants in protecting it. We think this is especially true for businesses like us that sell plants! Here are the two organizations we supported this year:
The Meadowview Biological Research Station is a non-profit organization that protects over 500 acres of wetland habitats in Virginia and Maryland. They specialize in bogs, which means they work a lot with carnivorous plants!
Here’s a bit of what they do:
As a business located in the Finger Lakes of New York, we wanted to support a local conservation group in addition to carnivorous plants.
Check out some of the FLLT’s results. They manage 345 separate land parcels, of which 45 are publicly accessible!
If you’re local (or just love the Finger Lakes), we highly recommend supporting the Finger Lakes Land Trust. They protect one of the few natural populations of Leedy’s Roseroot (Rhodiola integrifolia ssp. leedyi)!
These donations are a small part of our ongoing efforts to mitigate climate change and protect the beautiful ecosystems we all love.
If you have ideas about how we can be more sustainable, please let us know at [email protected]!